Vinton, IA has a humid continental climate with cold winters and hot and humid summers. Average temperatures range from highs of around 80°F in July to lows of around 12°F in January. The average annual precipitation is about 33 inches, with snowfall typically ranging from 17 to 23 inches per year. Because of its location near the Mississippi River, Vinton experiences severe weather events like thunderstorms, tornadoes, and flooding on occasion.
Vinton, Iowa gets 36 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Vinton averages 31 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 190 sunny days per year in Vinton. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Vinton gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 103 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 11
Rain: averages 36 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 31 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Vinton is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Iowa.
8.9 / 4.6
Summer / Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Vinton, while January and December are the least comfortable months.